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U.S. looks to test ground-launched cruise missile in August

13 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON The United States aims to test a ground-launched cruise missile with a range of about 1,000 km (620 miles) in August, a Pentagon official said on Wednesday, after Washington announced last month it plans to withdraw from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty.

UPDATE 1-U.S. looks to test ground-launched cruise missile in August

13 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON, March 13 The United States aims to test a ground-launched cruise missile with a range of about 1,000 km (620 miles) in August, a Pentagon official said on Wednesday, after Washington announced last month it plans to withdraw from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty.

U.S. to start making parts for ground-launched cruise missile systems

11 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON The United States will start initial production on parts for ground-launched cruise missile systems, the Pentagon said on Monday, after Washington announced it plans to withdraw from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty.

Some sighs of relief in Washington as Trump returns empty handed from Kim summit

01 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON Among some U.S. officials, congressional aides, analysts and others who track North Korea, there was a sigh of relief on Thursday as President Donald Trump headed home empty handed from his talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam.

Some sighs of relief in Washington as Trump returns empty handed from Kim summit

28 Feb 2019

WASHINGTON Among some U.S. officials, congressional aides, analysts and others who track North Korea, there was a sigh of relief on Thursday as President Donald Trump headed home empty handed from his talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam.

Questions linger over Deripaska's Rusal influence after U.S. deal

04 Feb 2019

MOSCOW/WASHINGTON The U.S. Treasury believes it can curb the influence of Oleg Deripaska over aluminum giant Rusal despite concerns the Russian oligarch may still be able to pull the strings of his business empire from behind the scenes.

U.S. says to withdraw from arms control treaty in six months

02 Feb 2019

WASHINGTON The United States announced on Friday it will withdraw from the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia in six months unless Moscow ends its alleged violations of the landmark 1987 arms control pact. | Video

USA setzen Abrüstungsvertrag aus - Sorge vor Wettrüsten

01 Feb 2019

Washington/Moskau Die USA setzen den atomaren INF-Abrüstungsvertrag mit Russland aus und lösen damit Sorgen vor einem neuen Wettrüsten der Supermächte aus.

Erdogan - Turkey is ready to take over Syria's Manbij

21 Jan 2019

ISTANBUL/WASHINGTON Turkey is ready to take over security in Syria's Manbij, where four U.S. citizens died in an Islamic State-claimed bombing last week, President Tayyip Erdogan told U.S. President Donald Trump in a telephone call on Sunday, the Turkish presidency said.

U.S. anti-Islamic State meeting turns to damage control after Syria decision

04 Jan 2019

WASHINGTON A routine U.S.-hosted conference of nations fighting the Islamic State militant group has become a damage control effort following U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from Syria, sources familiar with the matter said on Friday.

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